Outreach Services Coordinator Available to Present at Your Event

The holidays are approaching! Are you scrambling to find a speaker for your service group? Consider inviting Ruth Smith, Outreach Services Coordinator, to give her presentation EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips. Contact Ruth at smithrm@evms.edu or phone (757) 446-5849.

Below find a sample of recent and upcoming outreach events.

Three Old Folks on a Bench Event
November 10, 2012

25 professional caregivers attended Three Old Folks on a Bench: Looking at Alzheimer’s and Dementia Disease through the Eyes of the Person with Dementia. The EVMS Brickell Library had an exhibit booth at the event.

Booth visitors learned how to access consumer health information about Alzheimer’s and Dementia through the consumer health resources found on the EVMS Brickell Library webpage.

Grandparents as Parents Support Group
November 13, 2012

9 members of the Grandparents as Parents Support Group attended EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips. Attendees learned how to access reliable quality consumer health information via the EVMS Brickell Library. Attendees were excited to learn about the Consumer Health link that features Health Smart Virginia and MedlinePlus.

Norfolk Sunrise Rotary Club
December 20, 2012
25 Rotary members will be attending EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips.  Attendees will learn how to access quality consumer health information via the EVMS Brickell Library.

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